Planit


Access to Social Science (Higher)

Ayrshire College

Venues

Ayr Campus, Kilwinning Campus

Content

Have you always wanted to find the answers to the bigger, burning issues in society? Do you want to find out what makes people tick and what makes the world go round?

Then you’re a natural social scientist! This course will help to you analyse and evaluate not just the answers, but the questions too.

Hot topics you’ll look at include why people commit crimes, can we ever be truly equal, does the media indulge or challenge stereotypes, plus loads more. You’ll find it contemporary, fascinating and full of lively debate and discussion!

Entry Requirements

2 subjects at National 4 or equivalent; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Interview.

Progression Routes

Progression on to a relevant qualification at SCQF Level 6 or employment.

Start Date

January

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

18 weeks

Department

Health and Social Care

SCQF Level

5